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Queen Mary Intellectual Property Research Institute

Professor Duncan Matthews comments on ratification of the Unified Patent Court Agreement by Germany and Slovenia

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On 30 September 2021 Duncan Matthews, Professor of Intellectual Property Law at Queen Mary University of London, was interviewed by Science|Business magazine. He argued that, following this week’s ratification of an agreement to establish a new Unified Patent Court (UPC) by Germany and Slovenia, a new diplomatic conference is needed to consider ways of to include the UK and other non-EU European countries in the UPC.

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